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post #6796 of 15841 Old 11-17-2012, 09:28 PM
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found a great price on rigid duallys!
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thank god for free shipping!



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post #6797 of 15841 Old 11-17-2012, 09:32 PM
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You couldn't beat their prices with a wiffleball bat! 4wheel online always as the best deals!
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post #6798 of 15841 Old 11-17-2012, 10:00 PM
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Can you PayPal ten million dollars?

'05 GC 5.7L Hemi QDII...Rock Krawler lift, 4XGuard Matrix, rock sliders, front and rear skids, belly guard, rear diff guard, Bilstein HDs, Volant intake, 265/70 Goodyear DuraTracs, Superchips, Rola roof rack, BORA wheel spacers, Rocky Road Leveling Spacers, Magnaflow muffler, KC Slimlights, BT catch can, tb cover, and underhood kit, Expanded Sheet Metal Grille
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post #6799 of 15841 Old 11-17-2012, 10:03 PM
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Can you PayPal ten million dollars?
Bill Me Later!

Didn't do anything to the jeep today but I did pick up this little guy:


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05 WK LTD 5.7L Hemi QD II Midnight Blue Pearl, Blue WK Club member #30
Intune, AFE Stage 2 CAI, BT Catch Can, Gibson Cat-back, OME HD, 255/75/17 BFG KM1s, 1.25" Spidertrax, LED Interior, Reverse & Tail Lights, 3/4" Grille, Chrome Fuel Door & handles, SRT8 Pedals, Taylor Shorties, XK knob, 4xGuard Front 4 & Rear Diff.
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post #6800 of 15841 Old 11-17-2012, 10:28 PM
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Where is the best place to buy switchesfor the s4xc switch panel? I'm thinking about getting some...

'05 GC 5.7L Hemi QDII...Rock Krawler lift, 4XGuard Matrix, rock sliders, front and rear skids, belly guard, rear diff guard, Bilstein HDs, Volant intake, 265/70 Goodyear DuraTracs, Superchips, Rola roof rack, BORA wheel spacers, Rocky Road Leveling Spacers, Magnaflow muffler, KC Slimlights, BT catch can, tb cover, and underhood kit, Expanded Sheet Metal Grille
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'09 G8 GT 6.0L...Kooks Headers, Rotofab intake, SLP exhaust, Vector Motorsports Tune
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post #6801 of 15841 Old 11-17-2012, 10:46 PM
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Installed my SL and new wheels and tires yesterday and today. Advice for anyone thinking of doing this, make sure you have good metal sawzall blades, a plasma cutter or torch, and some help.

I have to do the pinch weld mod, install the skid and align the front-end, but other than that it's finished... For now

I'll post better pics tomorrow.
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post #6802 of 15841 Old 11-17-2012, 11:42 PM
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Installed my SL and new wheels and tires yesterday and today. Advice for anyone thinking of doing this, make sure you have good metal sawzall blades, a plasma cutter or torch, and some help.

I have to do the pinch weld mod, install the skid and align the front-end, but other than that it's finished... For now

I'll post better pics tomorrow.
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'05 WK Limited, QD-II, 5.7L HEMI, Volant Cold Air Intake, Aries Taillight Guards, Rola Roof Rack, Cobra CB, Firestik Antennas, Magnaflow Performance Exhaust, OME HD lift, 285/70-17 GY Duratracs, Spidertrax Spacers, Superchips Programmer, Steel Armadillo Super Sliders
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post #6803 of 15841 Old 11-18-2012, 01:57 AM
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So after the last time I went wheeling I get a thud noise (metal hitting metal) every time I hit a large pothole or bump. It is definitely in the front diver side somewhere. After checking all the bolts and nuts and looking at everything I could think of I did find something that doesn't look right. I have a rough country 2" spacer lift.
These pics are from the oval hole under the hood where the top of the shock is bolted to the spacer.
The top pic is the passenger side (looks good). Notice that there is a bushing, then a washer, then the top nut.
The middle pic is the driver side.
It looks like the washer on this shock was never installed after the bushing and before the nut. I almost didn't even realize the nut was on the shock still, but moving the bushing slightly, I could make out that the nut was sunken in. This definitely looks like part of the problem, if not the problem. Maybe the bolt on top of the shock is making direct contact with the spacer causing the thud that I keep hearing?
The last picture is also the driver side.
Same location, and for some reason it looks like my shock is now crooked and making contact with part of the oval hole (frame).
Just wandering if anyone has some insight on if this may cause the problem or ways I can try to fix this?
I cant picture where that's at. I have been having same issue. I believe it might be the bolts on the spacer.

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post #6804 of 15841 Old 11-18-2012, 02:43 AM
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I cant picture where that's at. I have been having same issue. I believe it might be the bolts on the spacer.
The passenger side is pretty much just under the engine coolant and the driver side is under the fuse station ( you have to move some things to see them). I went through and trimmed the hole a little bit so that maybe the top of the shock won't hit it anymore, but still haven't test drove it yet. I need to put a washer under the nut (on top of the bushing on the top of the shock), but I don't have coil clamps to do it yet.

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post #6805 of 15841 Old 11-18-2012, 06:20 AM
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Where is the best place to buy switchesfor the s4xc switch panel? I'm thinking about getting some...
Www. Otrattw.com

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post #6806 of 15841 Old 11-18-2012, 06:58 AM
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Got a deal on a hypertech tuner on ebay. Cant wait!!!

2007 v6: Rough Country kit, Aries taillight gaurds, 2457517 Wrangler Silent Armors, LED interior lights, painted oe wheels Gunmetal, Topline 1.5" wheel spacers,SOLID rear diff cover,CREE backup lights,Hypertech Programmer
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post #6807 of 15841 Old 11-18-2012, 07:18 AM
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Got a deal on a hypertech tuner on ebay. Cant wait!!!
I got mine used off Ebay as well and have been very happy. Go to Hypertech's website and download their "Tuner Update Application". Before you connect the tuner to the truck plug it into the computer and run the app. It'll tell you if the unit is clean (not bound to another vehicle) and update it for your vehicle.
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post #6808 of 15841 Old 11-18-2012, 07:52 AM
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Is there a charge for that Buda? The person selling it guaranteed it to be free and updated already.

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post #6809 of 15841 Old 11-18-2012, 07:57 AM
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No, no charge. It's a good way to test the unit before exposing your Jeep to it. The only time there would be a charge would be if it was bound to another vehicle and you wanted it wiped clean. My tuner was originally bought for use with a JK but I updated it through the app for my WK.
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post #6810 of 15841 Old 11-18-2012, 11:54 AM
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Post some pics up when you get it all finished. Of like to see how it looks with just the clear. Interestingly enough, I saw a bunch of different chrome spray paints at advance today. I might buy a can and see how that looks on something.
Finished it yesterday and I'm loving the look! Also took off the airdam while I was at it and think it looks so much better. The grill definitely stands out a lot more now. I ended up just sanding it down a bit and then doing a few clear coats over it. If you want better pics, let me know and once again, thanks for all the help!
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